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Handle Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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31 Polaris Street, Bel Air Village, Makati, Luzon 1209, Philippines
63-2 898-2189
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Hong Kong
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good for watching sport. Had the place to myself, so the F1 race was great to watch with the cold beers.

Thank Anthony L
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

We have been going there every night after work and sometimes on the weekend as well. As I said in title " It's all about the waitresses "... if you are lucky and get a good waitress all is perfect, the size of the drink, the portion of the food etc... but if you don't you should just pay your... More 

Thank Kai T
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22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

If you want a good steak cooked well with a decent selection of sides then Handle Bar is a great place to visit. Good live music showcasing local talent (and some of it is very talented). Well organized attentive staff with good management.

Thank kd125
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Good food, cold beer, Spanish Liga, nice service, what else do you need to start the night with your friends😊

Thank Alvaro S
Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

If there was a good, I'd select it, but can't say very good. Sports on TV, attentive staff and a BBQ cooking your steak to order. Steak wasn't very good though, although certainly worth the money.

Thank shannonmead
Jakarta, Indonesia
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Great place to watch the AFL in Manila, good food and good beer. Service staff attentive but not annoying which is great.

Thank Mat K
Canberra, Australia
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Friday night AFL on the big screen geelong versus the cats. Good buffaloe wings and nachos all wash down with San Milguel.

Thank GxxxxP
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016

One of my favorite hangouts since its open all the time and is a place for Motorcyclists ... Wide Variety of Beers(Served below Zero), Good Food, Dim lights,2 seperate smoking areas, comfortable bar stools, friendly staff, live bands on weekdays. Try the buffalo wings and Nacho Dela casa....pretty Legit !!

Thank Harsimran M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

This is a good venue for watching the Euro 2016 games screened on numerous screens, so you can always see the action. Good cross section of people attend the games and the atmosphere is peaceful. The bar has a wide range of adult beverages from around the globe. In my opinion, the bar food is overpriced and fails to satisfy.

Thank Peter D
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We were there during lunch time so it was quiet and chill. We sat outside under the awning catching welcome shade from the always hot Manila sun. Service was friendly and efficient. Ice cold San Miguels at 70pesos each (or about $1.50 USD) were easy on the wallet. Would go back again and next time for the music too.

Thank Zamalama

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Polaris Street, Bel Air Village, Makati, Luzon 1209, Philippines
  • Location: Asia  >  Philippines  >  Luzon  >  Metro Manila  >  Makati
  • Phone Number: 63-2 898-2189

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?